- Public, Charter
- PITTSBURGH, PA
CURRENT 9th GRADERS—ACT NOW! Complete your application and start classes this January! Visit cityhigh.org/admissions to APPLY NOW & BOOK a TOUR! Discover how City High’s amazing teachers, innovative tech-infused academic curriculum, and focus on career readiness will help you realize your true potential. Be a part of the 2023-2024 school year at City High! (No transfers accepted after 10th grade) Learn More
- Academicsgrade B
- Diversitygrade A
- Teachersgrade A
- College Prepgrade B+
- Clubs & Activitiesgrade B minus
- Administrationgrade A
- Sportsgrade unavailable
- Foodgrade A
- Resources & Facilitiesgrade A
Discover what we've known all along...technology
is key to learning.
Technology is essential. From FREE laptops, software skills training and certification, to Google Classrooms and tech support to keep them connected.
BUT, technology itself is not enough. So we use breakthrough methods to keep kids engaged, like looping with the same teachers all 4 years, a year ‘round trimester system and longer class hours, college and career mapping, mentored internships, cultural field trips, on-site fitness, extracurriculars and opportunities to earn college credits.
It’s about doing everything we can to keep kids engaged – and learning – so they are prepared for the real world.
No wonder we have a 94% Average Graduation Rate & 2nd Highest Pittsburgh Promise Eligibility all public high schools in the city of Pittsburgh.
Tech savvy, college- and career-ready...City Charter High School graduates are prepared for life… and for success.
Learn more at cityhigh.org/admissions/
City Charter High School Rankings
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- grade A118 Students
- grade B109 Students
- grade B minus93 Students
- grade B minus88 Students
- grade A minus84 Students
- grade C+76 Students
- grade B minus72 Students
- grade A+70 Students
- grade A66 Students
- grade C+61 Students
City High—Career Mapping Makes a Difference
City High students get all the advantages of a technology based, career-focused education. Work-skills Literacy is taught throughout in preparation for the required 13-week mentored internship. Along with career classes, students also learn about Financial Literacy and Entrepreneurship. There’s College & Career Planning for every student, supported by a dedicated Post-High School Planning Team.
Living in the Area
- Cost of Livinggrade C+
- Good for Familiesgrade B+
- Housinggrade C
Culture & Safety
- Class trips. Relaxing times to bond with peers.54%
- The end of the day15%
- Robotics CLub8%
- Spring Musical8%
- Drama club4%
Clubs & Activities
City Charter High School Reviews
The level of individualized support and care provided by the staff is extraordinary. Teachers go out of their way to ensure that every student comprehends the material and is encouraged to ask questions. Since they loop with the students, they are able to adapt their teaching methods to suit each student's learning style.
The commitment to academic excellence is apparent in the challenging curriculum. City High sets high standards, pushing students to excel in various subjects and nurturing skills like critical thinking, creativity, and problem-solving.